by Kateryna Filippovych, Process lead, Océ, a Canon company
Imagine 3D printed full color artificial teeth for permanent use. Why not? This question we asked ourselves two years ago. And our scientific curiosity resulted in first multi material and -color 3D jetted tooth model.
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Driving vision is to bring dentistry on a new level of multi-material and colourful 3D printing.
This presentation will provide some insights on the unique jetting possibilities of biocompatible dental resins in combination with 3D workflow software.
by Andres Torres, Endodontic specialist, KU Leuven (OMFS-IMPATH), Belgium
This presentation will focus on the latest techniques used in endodontics to achieve success even in the most difficult cases helped by 3D design and printing technologies.
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In this method, a digital impression of the patient’s jaw is taken and registered to the data from a CBCT scan. Then, a path for the treatment is created up to the target location on the CBCT scan. Finally, a guide for the bur being used during treatment is designed by means of a computer-aided design (CAD) software and printed using a 3D printer.
The concept of 3D Guided endodontics is becoming a valuable tool among clinicians as it seems to be a promising technique offering a higher predictable outcome and lower risk of iatrogenic damage. Minimally invasive treatment can be performed, and chair-side time can be reduced.
3D printing of dental applications on an industrial production level from a digital service provider point of view – Presented by Ludwig Schultheiss, INFINIDENT Solutions, at the 3D Medical Conference, which takes place on January 30-31, 2019, at MECC Maastricht, The Netherlands.
INFINIDENT Solutions is one of the pioneers in the field of additive manufacturing of dental prostheses. For more than ten years the use of additive technologies, such as laser sintering and stereolithography are part of its service portfolio.
The technologies used at INFINIDENT enable the daily production of individual restorations and model castings out of non-precious metals, as well as different types of dental models based on acrylate resins for dental technicians in Europe.
The presentation will provide an inside view into the world of digital industrial production of dental applications and discuss the benefits and challenges of 3D printing. Continue reading “3D printing of dental applications on an industrial production level from a digital service provider point of view – Presented by Ludwig Schultheiss, INFINIDENT Solutions”
The 3D printer maker said the Object Eden260VS, which was first teased last November, is geared toward use within dental and orthodontic labs, where fine features and details are requisite. Continue reading “Stratasys continues push into medical with 3D printer for digital dentistry”
A Syrian man, whose face was blown off in civil war, receives 3D printed jaw implant – the miracles of modern medical device development. As he stood on a Syrian street in his civil war-ravaged country, a 23-year-old man was suddenly dropped to the ground as a rifle round shattered his lower jaw and blew his teeth to bits. Continue reading “3D printing a new jaw”
Lately 3D printing and the dental industry go together like peanut butter and jelly—and with strides being made one after another for 3D printing technology and materials in areas like dentures, different orthodontics, surgical procedures, and implants, you can be assured with innovations for the dental field, Continue reading “E-Appliance: EnvisionTEC Announces Release of New 3D Printing Material for Orthodontics”
Instead of gagging on the clay-like material orthodontists often use to make impressions of their teeth, patients at Smile Frederick Orthodontics bite down on a camera that scans and photographs the inside of their mouths. Continue reading “Orthodontist uses 3-D printers to make molds of teeth”
An Indian cancer patient who had a substantial section of his palate removed after undergoing surgery to remove a tumor has been given a new set of teeth with the help of 3D printing. Continue reading “Cancer patient who had jaw removed gets new teeth via 3D printing”
If you have ever found yourself trying to squeeze toothpaste out of a larger tube into the smaller travel tube because you just can’t reconcile yourself to paying the higher per ounce price of the travel size… then this gadget is for you. Meet The Squizmo. Continue reading “The Squizmo: 3D Printing and Dental Hygiene”
3D Systems today announced its ProJet® 3510 MP 3D printer and proprietary VisiJet® Pearlstone dental material have been verified by 3Shape for prosthodontic dental model production. Prosthodontic dental model printed on 3D Systems’ ProJet 3510 MP with VisiJet Pearlstone material shown with 3D printed wax-ups made on 3D Systems’ ProJet 1200 with VisiJet FTX Green material. Continue reading “3Shape Verifies 3D Systems’ ProJet 3510 3D Printer and VisiJet Pearlstone Dental Material”